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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229845
Last updated: 10 October 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-12
Registration: C-GPIT
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:0.75 NM west of Telegraph Creek (CAH9), BC -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Moosehorn Lake, BC
Destination airport:Telegraph Creek (CAH9), BC
A privately operated, float-equipped Piper PA-12 aircraft, was conducting a flight from Moosehorn Lake, BC to Telegraph Creek (CAH9), BC with only the pilot on board. Approximately 4 NM from CAH9, the aircraft experienced an engine power loss. The pilot attempted to restart the engine (Lycoming O-360-A2A) and the engine had one sudden, brief burst of full power before losing power again. The aircraft performed an emergency landing in a field, approximately 0.75 NM west of the water landing area. The pilot received minor injuries. The aircraft sustained substantial damage. The ELT activated. The cause of the loss of engine power is undetermined.



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10-Oct-2019 07:42 harro Added

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